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Proclamations Made at South Plainfield Borough Council Meeting

March 24, 2017

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Several proclamations were made by Mayor Matt Anesh at the March 20 Borough Council meeting.

Anesh proclaimed March 19 through March 25, 2017 as National Poison Prevention Week in the borough and also proclaimed April 2017 as Child Abuse Prevention Month. Additionally, a proclamation acknowledging March as Women’s History Month was also ...

Borough of South Plainfield Building Department Hosts Third Annual Spring Homeowner’s Workshop

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Borough of South Plainfield Building Department hosted its third annual Spring Homeowner’s Workshop for borough residents on Thursday, March 9, 2017. Borough residents were lined up outside the South Plainfield Senior Center for the doors to open for workshop.

Residents had an opportunity to ask questions and receive information on spring home ...

Preliminary Plans for South Plainfield Dog Park Presented at Borough Council Meeting

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The municipality’s four-legged friends and their human companions could soon have a park of their very own.

At a meeting March 6, South Plainfield Borough Councilwoman Christine Faustini presented preliminary plans for a dog park at the site of the former suburban bus company off New Market Avenue. Additionally, the borough is also considering options to ...

Mayor Proclaims March 12-March 18 as Girl Scout Week in the Borough of South Plainfield

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Over two dozens of Girl Scouts from South Plainfield – including Daisies, Brownies, Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors – and troop leaders attended the March 6 council meeting in honor of Mayor Matt Anesh officially proclaiming March 12 through March 18, 2017 as Girl Scout Week in the Borough of South ...

South Plainfield’s Proposed 2017 Budget Features Reduced Expenses, Taxes

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Borough Council on March 6 introduced a 2017 budget that features modestly lower spending and taxes than the previous year’s plan. Additionally, borough officials state the municipal taxes in the proposed spending plan will be less than what residents paid in 2009.

“The part of the tax bill that we can control, we have controlled ...

Middlesex County Freeholders Adopt Budget, Raise Taxes

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Residents will see an increase this year in their county tax bills.

The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders last week adopted a $458.5 million budget. That’s roughly $19 million higher than the 2016 budget of $439.5 million, according to county documents.

“The budget illustrates this board’s commitment to its residents, as it continues to ...

Centenarians Honored at Senior Center

South Plainfield, NJ – Bette Majerski, resident of South Plainfield for 74 years, and Ed Oprysk, resident of South Plainfield for 31 years, have something special in common. Both of them turned 100 years of age in the last few months. On Tuesday, February 28, the two centenarians, were honored by Mayor Anesh with a proclamation on behalf of South Plainfield Township for “having a ...

Senior Center Plans a Busy March, Including New Golf League

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Senior Center has a multitude of activities planned for the membership this spring. The newest addition to the calendar is a golf league, which will be holding an organizational meeting on Tuesday, March 14 at 10:00 am at the South Plainfield Senior Center located at 90 Maple Avenue in South Plainfield. The league will be playing at the ...

Seniors Meet the Mayor for Breakfast

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield Seniors attended “Meet the Mayor” at the South Plainfield Senior Center this past Saturday for breakfast and got the opportunity to ask the Mayor questions about the Borough. The event, which lasted nearly two hours, covered an array of topics regarding the school board referendum, speeding issues, taxes, low income housing, adding ...

South Plainfield Building Department Hosting Spring Homeowner’s Workshop on March 9th

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Borough of South Plainfield Building Department will be hosting its Annual Spring Homeowner’s Workshop for borough residents on Thursday, March 9, 2017.  The workshop will be held at the South Plainfield Senior Center Building located at 90 Maple Avenue between 6:00 and 9:00 pm.

Residents will have an opportunity to ask questions and receive ...

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